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Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) Hack drops Capital One’s material ESG short-term Pulse score and stock price

Before its 106 million-person hack, Capital One’s ESG performance history on the Truvalue Platform shows related issues have surfaced in the past year.

  • Capital One’s overall score changes in the TTM period were 61% attributable to Data Security.
  • Security professionals say it is likely that Capital One didn’t guard customer data with the correct permissions.
  • Settlement amounts for major hacking incidents have risen in recent years.
  • Firms guilty of lax data security may face tougher legal and regulatory consequences.

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